Period
to 23 November 2017

The median contractor rate for an XML Developer was £495 per day in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

XML Developer
England > London
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 599 572 567
Rank change year-on-year -27 -5 -41
Contract jobs requiring an XML Developer 36 47 62
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.076% 0.10% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.081% 0.11% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 26 43
London median daily rate £495 £423 £403
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.16% +4.97% -5.29%
10th Percentile £376 £303 £295
90th Percentile £648 £513 £475
England median daily rate £475 £400 £384
% change year-on-year +18.75% +4.23% +2.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - £43.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year - +91.11% -47.06%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
London
Contract vacancies in London with a recognized job title 44677 42926 44295
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.83% 94.98% 95.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 32353 30510 31225
London median daily rate £498 £463 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.57% +2.78% +5.88%
10th Percentile £300 £288 £268
90th Percentile £663 £638 £638
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 549 563 683
London median hourly rate £20.50 £19.23 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.60% +1.21% +8.57%
10th Percentile £12.50 £11.50 £11.25
90th Percentile £47.83 £50.00 £47.77
England median hourly rate £18.50 £18.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year - +2.78% +9.09%

XML Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings that featured XML Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for XML Developer in London

XML Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing XML Developer in London.

Contractor daily rate trend for XML Developer in London

XML Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing XML Developer in London over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for XML Developer in London

XML Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing XML Developer in London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for XML Developer in London

XML Developer
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XML Developer within the London region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Central London +1 4 £400 - 4
East London -9 2 £485 +65.90%
XML Developer
England

XML Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, XML Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region featuring XML Developer in the job title.

1 36 (100.00%) XML
2 18 (50.00%) Java
3 16 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (41.67%) JavaScript
5 14 (38.89%) SQL Server
5 14 (38.89%) Banking
6 12 (33.33%) Finance
6 12 (33.33%) C#
7 9 (25.00%) Change Management
7 9 (25.00%) FIX Protocol
7 9 (25.00%) .NET
8 8 (22.22%) HTML
8 8 (22.22%) SQL
8 8 (22.22%) Oracle
8 8 (22.22%) Web Services
9 6 (16.67%) Derivative
9 6 (16.67%) WebSphere
9 6 (16.67%) JSON
9 6 (16.67%) IBM
9 6 (16.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 6 (16.67%) XSLT
9 6 (16.67%) J2EE
9 6 (16.67%) NoSQL
10 5 (13.89%) AngularJS
10 5 (13.89%) OO
10 5 (13.89%) Visual Studio
10 5 (13.89%) SOAP
10 5 (13.89%) WebSphere MQ
10 5 (13.89%) Fixed Income
10 5 (13.89%) XML Messaging

XML Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (16.67%) WebSphere
2 3 (8.33%) JBoss
2 3 (8.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (5.56%) Apache Solr
3 2 (5.56%) Confluence
4 1 (2.78%) Apache
4 1 (2.78%) Apache Pig
4 1 (2.78%) Oracle Application Server
4 1 (2.78%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.78%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.78%) WebLogic
4 1 (2.78%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (2.78%) ION MarketView
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.78%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.78%) Intranet
1 1 (2.78%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (38.89%) SQL Server
2 6 (16.67%) NoSQL
3 3 (8.33%) Blockchain
3 3 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (5.56%) Big Data
4 2 (5.56%) MongoDB
4 2 (5.56%) OLAP
4 2 (5.56%) Relational Database
4 2 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (2.78%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (2.78%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (2.78%) Apache Hive
5 1 (2.78%) Endeca
5 1 (2.78%) Hadoop
5 1 (2.78%) MarkLogic
5 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (2.78%) Neo4j
5 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2016
5 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (13.89%) Visual Studio
2 3 (8.33%) Git (software)
2 3 (8.33%) JIRA
2 3 (8.33%) Subversion
3 2 (5.56%) Jenkins
3 2 (5.56%) TeamCity
4 1 (2.78%) Gradle
4 1 (2.78%) JUnit
4 1 (2.78%) Maven
4 1 (2.78%) SoapUI
General
1 14 (38.89%) Banking
2 12 (33.33%) Finance
3 5 (13.89%) Back Office
4 4 (11.11%) Front Office
5 3 (8.33%) Investment Banking
6 2 (5.56%) Retail
7 1 (2.78%) Financial Institution
7 1 (2.78%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (100.00%) XML
2 9 (25.00%) .NET
2 9 (25.00%) FIX Protocol
3 8 (22.22%) HTML
3 8 (22.22%) Web Services
4 6 (16.67%) J2EE
4 6 (16.67%) JSON
4 6 (16.67%) XSLT
5 5 (13.89%) AngularJS
5 5 (13.89%) SOAP
5 5 (13.89%) Spring
5 5 (13.89%) WebSphere MQ
5 5 (13.89%) XML Messaging
6 4 (11.11%) Ajax
6 4 (11.11%) CSS
6 4 (11.11%) FpML
6 4 (11.11%) jQuery
6 4 (11.11%) MSMQ
6 4 (11.11%) SonicMQ
7 3 (8.33%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.67%) Derivative
1 6 (16.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 5 (13.89%) Fixed Income
3 4 (11.11%) SWIFT
4 1 (2.78%) Algorithms
4 1 (2.78%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.78%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.78%) DataPower
4 1 (2.78%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (2.78%) NHS
4 1 (2.78%) OTC Derivatives
4 1 (2.78%) Reference Data
4 1 (2.78%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 4 (11.11%) Windows
2 3 (8.33%) Unix
3 2 (5.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (25.00%) Change Management
3 5 (13.89%) OO
3 5 (13.89%) TDD
4 4 (11.11%) Data Transformation
4 4 (11.11%) Multithreading
4 4 (11.11%) OOD
4 4 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (11.11%) SDLC
4 4 (11.11%) Transition Management
5 3 (8.33%) Asset Management
5 3 (8.33%) ETL
5 3 (8.33%) Low Latency
5 3 (8.33%) SOA
5 3 (8.33%) UML
6 2 (5.56%) Data Management
6 2 (5.56%) Migration
6 2 (5.56%) Scrum
6 2 (5.56%) Web Development
6 2 (5.56%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 18 (50.00%) Java
2 15 (41.67%) JavaScript
3 12 (33.33%) C#
4 8 (22.22%) SQL
5 2 (5.56%) Python
6 1 (2.78%) C
6 1 (2.78%) C++
6 1 (2.78%) Groovy
6 1 (2.78%) PL/SQL
6 1 (2.78%) VB
6 1 (2.78%) XPath
Qualifications
1 4 (11.11%) PMP
2 2 (5.56%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.78%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.11%) MiFID
2 1 (2.78%) GDPR
2 1 (2.78%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (22.22%) Oracle
2 6 (16.67%) IBM
3 4 (11.11%) Bloomberg
3 4 (11.11%) Charles River
3 4 (11.11%) Citrix
3 4 (11.11%) Fiserv
3 4 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 4 (11.11%) Reuters
4 3 (8.33%) ServiceNow
5 1 (2.78%) Alteryx
5 1 (2.78%) Apigee
5 1 (2.78%) Atlassian
5 1 (2.78%) Informatica
5 1 (2.78%) InterSystems
5 1 (2.78%) ION Trading
5 1 (2.78%) Sencha
5 1 (2.78%) Sybase
5 1 (2.78%) TIBCO
5 1 (2.78%) Triple Point